On Tuesday morning, when a group of dignitaries pokes shovels into the earth to kick off construction of the new Milwaukee Urban Stables along the Kinnickinnic River on the South Side, it is breaking ground in more than just a literal sense.
MKE Urban Stables, reportedly the first facility in the country to augment a police mounted patrol headquarters with equine-assisted therapy and community engagement programs, will break ground with a ceremony on Tuesday, April 30 at 9:30 a.m.
What to do when police horses go No. 2.
Who needs to go to Kentucky when there's a Milwaukee version of Derby Day? No matter what part of the city you live in, we've got a place for you to celebrate. Check it out!
The years erode my ability to recall what concert four of us from WSUW, the college radio station, drove to Milwaukee to see. I don't know who or where or how I even paid for a ticket. But what I do remember about that night was amazing.
My family and I decided to head to Schaumburg, Ill., this past weekend to visit Medieval Times, one of nine locations in the chain, to find out - among other things - what would happen if we asked for a fork. Turns out, 'twas a beauteous adventure and better food experience than expected.
There are plenty of cultural festivals happening in Milwaukee this weekend, and The Gala of the Royal Horses is no exception. This unique event - celebrating showmanship, Spanish and Austrian cultural heritage and, above all, horses - is part of a global tour three years in the making, produced by Rene Gasser and his team, El Caballo Blanco.
Milwaukee is - and has always been - a town with many olfactory offerings. Here are six strong ones.